Are you a fan of glamor photography? There is a new book out which we think you would love to check out: Sports Illustrated Swimsuit: 50 Years of Beautiful. The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit magazine, for over 50 years, has captured imaginations of many photography fans as well as ones who enjoy seeing beauties in swimsuit 🙂 with its annual celebration of the world’s most exquisite bodies. From cover girls Christie Brinkley to Heidi Klum to Kate Upton, this yearly publishing sensation has launched the careers of so many supermodels. Elle, Tyra and Brooklyn have become household names.
Now in this new collection, the editors of SI do their best to reveal the inside story of how what began as an eight-page travel piece has emerged as one of the most powerful–and hotly anticipated–media events of the year, with a global audience of more than 70 million. This alluring anniversary edition features:
- Star athletes in swimsuits
- The magic of bodypainting
- Never-before-seen outtakes
- All the iconic covers
Every model who has graced the issue is here, from Cheryl Tiegs in her fishnet suit to Kathy Ireland and her record 12 appearances. The book is beyond an album of girls in bikinis: The idea beyond has been to create the definitive account of a popular publication throughout the decades illuminated by hundreds of unique and breathtaking photographs–stunning women in captivating poses in exotic locales. It’s simply Beautiful!
You can check out the Amazon page for this book by clicking on the image above.